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On the Perch - Aviaries, Gifts, Cafe

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343 Tathra Rd, Kalaru, New South Wales 2550, Australia
+61 2 6494 1169
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Fantastic Milkshakes

On this visit we didn't look at the birds but went for afternoon tea at the cafe Fantastic array... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
dcoops64
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Stratford, Australia
via mobile
Sexy birds

Visited here yesterday from Eden, very well laced out . You are able to walk into the aviaries and... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
relaxed082010
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Melbourne, Australia
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On the Perch Aviaries Gifts Cafe is the newest attraction on the NSW Sapphire Coast with a focus on avian education, conservation and rehabilitation. Learn about birds from Australia and around the world. Interact with the birds in our walk-in aviaries. Meet the Keeper at 11am. Find the perfect gift at 'The Bower'. Enjoy 'Brood', the cafe with a difference. Immerse yourself in nature.
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20 Jan 2018
“Fantastic Milkshakes ”
24 Nov 2017
“Sexy birds”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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343 Tathra Rd, Kalaru, New South Wales 2550, Australia
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+61 2 6494 1169
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

On this visit we didn't look at the birds but went for afternoon tea at the cafe Fantastic array of flavours. I had Turkish Delight while the others had custard, mars bar, white night and strawberry and a whole lot of other exotic flavours Worth...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Visited here yesterday from Eden, very well laced out . You are able to walk into the aviaries and enjoy the calmness of the birds as they fly around you. Plenty of photos to be taken. A very nice collection of different species from around...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Steve (the owner) was so enthusiastic, with his genuine love of the birds showing through. The 'Meet the Keeper' talk was so interesting and the aviaries well planted and very clean. Coffee shop and cakes great, with the lovely gift shop and plants for sale...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Dropped in today and had a wonderful time. $14 each adult was great considering you can walk into the aviary and sit and watch the birds for as long as you like. Got to talk with the owner Steve for some time, he is very...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Get among the birds! Enjoy coffee and observing bird behaviours as you sit on enclosed benches, in a no pressure situation.

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Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

We went here because we are bird lovers. It cost us $14 each and considering we were only there for about 20 minutes and had seen everything this was a bit expensive. Yes they are building 3 new aviaries but not open yet. I hope...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Visited ' on the perch' on our recent holiday and was very impressed The park opened in September 2015 and have already 3 aviaries and have plans to expand in the future We spent 2 hours there and enjoyed a delicious milk shake in the...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2015

This place has only recently opened but is already a must-do for this region. It's relaxed and friendly, and one of the highlights for us was the Bush Stone-curlews that walked around our feet. Australian birds are in a walk-through aviary - colourful finches, parrots...More

1  Thank RobynKes
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